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Iowa State University

United States of America

231st US-News World Ranking

Established in 1858, the Iowa State University is  public flagship, land-grant and space-grant research university located in Ames, Iowa, United States. It is the largest university in the state of Iowa and is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a Research University with very high research activity.

Iowa State comprises of various colleges and schools: College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Design, Engineering, Graduate, Human Sciences, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Ivy College of Business, Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication and the School of Education. The university offers over 100 bachelors programs, 112 master’s degree programs and 83 PhD Level Programs. Few of its most popular programs are  Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Engineering; Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences. The university follows a semester based academic calendar.

Iowa State University has a total student population of more than 35,700 students. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 19:1 and the acceptance rate is 87%.

ISU is affiliated with the Iowa Space Grant Consortium and is a certified “Innovation and Economic Prosperity University,” a designation given only 54 other public universities It is also the member of AAU which consists of 62 leading research universities in North America.  The agriculture and forestry programs of ISU are consistently ranked top 15 in the world by QS. In engineering specialties, Iowa State's biological/agricultural engineering program is ranked first, the mechanical and civil are ranked 9th and 16th nationally in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report.

 

 

Iowa State University Programs

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test

Iowa State University Application Requirements

Application Requirements

Average Academic Score

3
GPA
32
IB
66
Percentage
87%
Acceptance Rate

Iowa State University Cost of studies

Fees

Bachelors: Resident- $9,320, Non-resident- $24,508, International- $29,498

Masters: Resident- $10,990, Non-resident- $24,766, International- $27,584

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Iowa State University Deadlines

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

Iowa State University Rankings

Global

231
US News
541 -550
QS
201 -300
Shanghai
401 -500
Times Higher Education
324
GTU Rank

Regional

United States of America
121
US News
91
QS
67 -94
Shanghai
99
Times Higher Education
258
Forbes
No data available. Coming soon!

Iowa State University Stats

University Stats
34992

Students

University Stats
29621

Undergraduates

University Stats
4774

Postgraduate

University Stats
1845

Faculty Strength

University Stats
19

Student Faculty Ratio

University Stats
87
%

Acceptance Rate

University Stats
$
29498

Tuition Fees

University Stats
$
12000

Living Cost

University Stats
$
5564

Other Fees

University Stats
3

Avg. GPA

University Stats
32

Avg. IB

University Stats
66
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD

Reach Out

100 Enrollment Services Center,United States of America

admissions@iastate.edu

(800) 262-3810

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